NEMHS - TRINITY HOSPITAL Radiologic Technician (Ultrasound) in WOLF POINT, Montana
NEMHS Trinity Hospital is hiring a Radiologic Technician with Ultrasound Training. The primary purpose of your job position is to efficiently and accurately provide diagnostic patient care services using ultrasound and related diagnostic procedures. The scope of practice of the Diagnostic Medical Sonographer includes those procedures, acts and processes permitted by law, for which you have received education and clinical experience, have demonstrated competency, and have completed the appropriate ARDMS certification(s) which is the standard of practice in ultrasound. The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer is responsible for the independent operation of sonographic equipment, and for performing and communicating results of diagnostic examinations using sonography.The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer is responsible for daily operations of the sonographic laboratory, patient schedule, equipment maintenance, the report of equipment failures, and quality assessment (QA). The sonographer maintains a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is self -motivated to increase level of understanding and knowledge of the field, disease, and new procedures as they evolve.1. Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent.2. Be A graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical sonography Program or Cardiovascular Technology Program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) is preferred.)3. Have a Bachelor of Science degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography is desirable.4. Must be licensed in the State of Montana as a radiologic technologist having completed the following criteria: Completion of a minimum of 1 year schooling in a formal program for diagnostic medical sonography, or On-the-job training and experience equivalents may be considered in lieu of completion of a diagnostic medical sonography program.5. Must be in current compliance with continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements for specialty(ies) as appropriate.6. Must satisfy the Director of Radiology and the Radiologist as to their ability to perform radiologic procedures without direct supervision.7. Must be able to read, write, speak, and comprehend the English language.8. Must be able to see and hear, or use prosthetic devices that will enable these senses to function adequately to assure that the requirements of the position can be fully met.